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Dosing Information for Remicade

The dosage that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • Your age and weight
  • The medical condition being treated
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may currently be taking.
(Click Remicade Dosage for more information.)

Side Effects

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Remicade. However, not everyone who takes it will experience side effects. In fact, many people tolerate the medication quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects include, but are not limited to:
  • Infections
  • Headaches
  • Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
  • Coughing
  • Anemia
  • Heartburn or indigestion.
(Click Remicade Side Effects to learn more, including some of the potentially serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions With Remicade

Remicade can potentially interact with a few medicines (see Remicade Drug Interactions).
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